Poison Ivy was created by Robert Kanigher and Sheldon Moldoff, the character had first appeared in Batman #181 in June 1966. Poison Ivy has been one of the biggest and the most dedicated villains that form the Batman’s gallery of enemies.
Even though her comic book debut was in 1966, but, Poison Ivy didn’t become famous until the 1990s. Pamela Isley used to be a Botanist who became the victim of an experiment that turned her into a woman who had the ability to control vegetation. She has become a master of poison and has a kiss is lethal. Despite being demented and weird, Poison Ivy has enjoyed a vast fan following that appreciates her efforts to protect the planet from pollution. There have been instances where she has helped the heroes, but, she is still dangerous. Unfortunately, the only big-screen portrayal of the character was by Uma Thurman in the highly criticized Batman and Robin which turned a lot of fans against the character.
Now, it is reported that there are plans to feature Ivy in the upcoming Harley Quinn movie. It is logical considering the deep friendship between Ivy and Harley Quinn in the comic books and cartoons. It also leads to the question as to which actress would play the role. There are plenty of great actresses who would look great with red hair. Some of them might suit the role better than others in terms of acting, but, there could be others who would look better. Some of them are A-listers and even Oscar winners whereas others are comparatively unknown, but, capable of playing the role. There are so many options that it is quite entertaining to imagine who would play the role. Here we present to you a list of 30 actresses who can totally nail Poison Ivy on screen.